Memories in pictures

Visitors to the National Trust's Cragside estate at Rothbury in Northumberland are being asked to provide photographs of past visits for an exhibition.

Visitors to the National Trust's Cragside estate at Rothbury in Northumberland are being asked to provide photographs of past visits for an exhibition.

Please send them, with notes on when they were taken, why they were special and who is pictured to: Cragside Photos, Cragside, Rothbury, Northumberland, NE65 7PX before Thursday, October 12, and enclose a stamped addressed envelope so they can be returned.

Air crew aid

CRAFTS and coffees are on sale in aid of the Great North Air Ambulance next month.

The Fenton Centre near Wooler, Northumberland, is hosting the event on November 5 from 11am to 5pm. Call (01668) 216216. It is signposted off the B6525 Wooler-Berwick road.

Ultimate fun

A FAST-MOVING team sport is coming to Wallsend.

Ultimate is similar to football or basketball - but played with a frisbee. The first session is this Thursday from 5pm to 6.30pm at Wallsend Sports Centre, Rheydt Avenue. It costs 25p and is for youngsters aged eight to 12.

Diver has bends

A DIVER, 56, was winched from the North Sea near Seahouses on Sunday and a helicopter crew from RAF Boulmer flew him to a decompression chamber at Hull.

Museum plea

MORE than 1,200 people have signed a petition to keep Berwick Museum but councillors are to hold consultations over its future.

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